HEQCO is Hiring Research Interns
Internship position title: Research Intern
Number of positions: up to 4 Research Interns
Interested applicants are invited to submit both a cover letter and résumé electronically by Thursday, August 5, 2021 to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
HEQCO is seeking skilled postsecondary students or recent graduates to join its small and dynamic research team. We will help you develop knowledge and skills that will be useful for your career success and provide you the opportunity to familiarize yourself with the current landscape of public policy research in Ontario‘s postsecondary sector. You will bring enthusiasm, curiosity and a new and diverse perspective to our organization.
Reporting to one of HEQCO‘s research directors, the research intern may be responsible for any or all of the following:
– Conducting literature reviews, developing surveys and performing scans on topics in postsecondary education
As a research intern, you will be involved in a number of activities. You will collaborate with HEQCO colleagues on research projects where you will be exposed to a variety of research methods in public policy. Your work will be guided by a HEQCO senior researcher who will assist in developing your skills and knowledge; additional opportunities for informal mentorship and networking with staff will also be available during your internship. There will also be opportunities for professional development.
HEQCO team members are currently working remotely. Our work is facilitated using a number of online communication and collaboration tools.
– Currently enrolled in or recently graduated from (within the past year) an undergraduate, diploma/advanced diploma, master‘s or post-graduate program
– Experience using analytic software such as Stata, R or Nvivo